Kentucky Wesleyan College


Student Population
Best Colleges National Rank
 Location Owensboro, Kentucky
 Online kwc.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
Size Small
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad

Located in Owensboro, Kentucky, Kentucky Wesleyan College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the United Methodist faith. In the most recent statistical year 1,073 prospective students applied, and 689 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 181 enrolled in the school.  665 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 28 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2016/2017, excluding room and board, is $23,350 plus fees of $700. KWC is ranked 618 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Test Scores
Applications Accepted
Applications Due-
Applicant CompetitionLow

Cost to Attend

Costs for Kentucky Wesleyan College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$700
Room and Board $8,480
Budget for Other Expenses$2,200
Total One Year Cost$36,130


Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
44% within 6 years
Graduation Rates for Kentucky Wesleyan College
Years Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree
in 4 years 32% earned a bachelor degree
in 5 years 44% earned a bachelor degree
in 6 years 44% earned a bachelor degree

A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Kentucky Wesleyan College. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Kentucky Wesleyan College is less effective than average in terms of graduating students.